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Final Presidential Debate: Live fact-checking, transcripts, and audio from NPR

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Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton go head-to-head in the final presidential debate Wednesday night. NPR's politics team, with help from reporters and editors who cover national security, immigration, business, foreign policy and more, is live annotating the debate.
Portions of the debate with added analysis are highlighted, followed by context and fact check from NPR reporters and editors. 

Note: This page will update automatically as the debate proceeds. We will work to correct the transcript as it comes in, but due to the live nature of the event, there may be some discrepancies.